FORM 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

LONDON--()--

FORM 8.3

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY

A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Full name of discloser:   BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an
offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of
  offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 08 February 2018
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? LONMIN PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)

Class of relevant security:       ORD            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 47,950,075 2.21% 52,896,716 2.44%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
10,917,810 0.50% 15,305 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 58,867,885 2.71% 52,912,021 2.44%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages:  

3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 610 12.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 616 12.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 640 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 648 12.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 779 12.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 779 12.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 800 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 889 12.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 889 12.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 958 12.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,051 12.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,334 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,529 12.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,558 12.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,719 12.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,778 12.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,778 12.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,778 12.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,016 12.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,945 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,114 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,265 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,336 12.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,374 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,461 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,195 12.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,355 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,409 12.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,698 12.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,821 12.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,262 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,000 12.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,616 12.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,093 12.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,236 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,175 12.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,639 12.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,750 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,449 12.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,257 12.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 51,515 12.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 51,928 12.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 60,367 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 69,360 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 69,907 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 86,199 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,490 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 99,750 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 103,827 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 116,262 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 117,016 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 138,158 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 148,172 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 154,209 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 154,266 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 157,955 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 191,702 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 191,772 12.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 192,457 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 209,258 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 221,813 12.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 635,246 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,497 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,549 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,631 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,643 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,870 12.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,738 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,338 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,400 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,550 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,323 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,470 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,150 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,631 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,225 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,273 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,453 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,910 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,301 12.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,162 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,530 12.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,770 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,700 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 114,188 12.1545 ZAR
ORD Sale 240,702 12.1251 ZAR
ORD Sale 269,640 12.1572 ZAR
ORD Sale 269,640 12.1497 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,000,000 12.4900 ZAR

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. CFD

  Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

  Number of reference securities   Price per unit

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class of relevant security   Product description e.g. call option   Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc.   Number of securities to which option relates   Exercise price per unit   Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date   Option money paid/ received per unit

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. call option

  Exercising/ exercised against   Number of securities   Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security   Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

  Details   Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person making the disclosure and any other person relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 9 Feb 2018
Contact name: Elise Tang
Telephone number: 0207 1163 001

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 640993
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180209T132636+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED